Ministry of Shipping of the Republic of India

09/28/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/28/2018 04:17

Cochin Port Trust and Paradip Port Trust contribute to Kerala Chief Minister's Relief Fund

Cochin Port Trust handed over a cheque for an amount of Rs. 62,69,326/- to the Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri Pinarayi Vijayan yesterday, as contribution towards re-building the lives of the flood affected people of the state . This includes contribution of one day salary from employees of Cochin Port Trust amounting to Rs.31,05,938/-, an equal amount from the Port Trust funds (Rs.31,05,938/-) and Rs. 57,450/-collected by employees for Onam, which they contributed for relief by calling off the celebrations.

The officials from CPT also handed over a cheque for an amount of Rs.27,63,624/- on behalf of Paradip Port Trust as contribution to the Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund.

Shri A.V.Ramana, Deputy Chairman, Cochin Port Trust handing over the cheques to Kerala Chief Minister Shri Pinarayi Vijayan as contribution to Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund